Wagle Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads in Rogaland named Vagle, from the dative singular of Old Norse vagl ‘perch’, ‘roost’, with reference to a high ridge between two lakes. Indian (Maharashtra, Goa); pronounced as wah-glay: Hindu (Brahman) name found among Saraswat Brahmans. It appears to be derived from Marathi and Konkani wagu?l ‘bat’ (Sanskrit valgula).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Agle, Wable, Eagle, Lage, Wale, Dagle, Wali, Wege, Wahle, Wald

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Wagle Family Origin

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Wagle Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Carpenter

    9%
  • Black Smith

    3%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    3%

In 1880, the most common Wagle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Wagle's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Wagle family was Dry Goods Merchant. Farmer, Carpenter and Black Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wagle.

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Between 1957 and 2004, Wagle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Wagle in 1957 was 45, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wagle

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